Data Architect Job Category: Information Technology Time Type: Full time Minimum Clearance Required to Start: Public Trust Employee Type: Regular Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 10% Type of Travel: Local CACI is seeking a Data Architect to join our team and support the Border Enforcement Applications for Government Leading-Edge Information Technology (IT) (BEAGLE) contract. You will have the opportunity to apply your knowledge, skills and experience to building a truly modern application that is new development and cloud native. You will work in a SecDevOps environment that includes continuous integration/continuous deployment and test automation in a consistent agile software development framework. If you thrive in a culture of innovation and bring creative ideas to solve complex technical and procedural problems at the at the team and portfolio levels then this opportunity is for you! Join this passionate team of industry-leading individuals supporting best practices in agile software development for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). You will support the men and women charged with safeguarding the American people and enhancing the nation's safety and security. CBP agents and officers are on the front lines, every day, protecting our national security by combining customs, immigration, border security, and agricultural protection into one coordinated and supportive activity. ASF programs thrive in a culture of innovation and are constantly seeking individuals who can bring creative ideas to solve complex problems, both technical and procedural at the team and portfolio levels. Duties include but are not limited to: * Help shape the future of how some of the nation's most complex and challenging data are used to enhance national security and protect the lives of Agents, Officers, and those entering the country. * Provide high-level architectural guidance, technical innovation, and analytical expertise to teams across CBP. * Champion all aspects of data architecture, analytic methodology, and visualization functions including engineering standards, governance processes, and providing vision and context to explore and effectively utilize emerging technologies. * Serve as a data and technology expert across a broad and diverse set of mission critical applications * Actively participate in Agile Scrum sprint planning, artifact creation, sprint testing, regression testing, demonstrations, retrospectives and solution releases * Analyze project-related problems and create innovative solutions involving technology, analytic methodologies, and advanced solution components. * Deliver deployable software in short sprints. * The ability to be adaptable and work constructively with a technically diverse and geographically separated team is crucial. Required Qualifications : * 5-10+ years of professional and/or academic experience working on complex data challenges in the areas of data architecture and engineering, data science, data analysis and visualization, machine learning, artificial intelligence, or related discipline * Strong software development background using Agile or DevOps methods and deep familiarity with cloud-native technologies * College degree (B.S.) in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related discipline. (Industry and/or Academic experience is acceptable in lieu of degree.) * Experience working on unusually complicated problems and providing solutions that are highly creative and ingenious, exhibiting creativity and resourcefulness. * Experience helping customers and mission users conceptualize and prioritize their data analysis and visualization needs. * Adept at evaluating existing data sets and reporting architectures to identify strategic gaps and apply modern technologies to creatively achieve superior mission outcomes. * Able to apply your skills in development languages like Python and R to create or augment business and operational intelligence tools to detect trends, patterns, and non-obvious relationships in large, complex, and disparate data sets. * Able to collaborating with teams across the organization to help prioritize competing analytic needs and incrementally develop new and optimized capabilities. * Able to lead across teams and organizations as a responsible, team-oriented individual with outstanding written and verbal communication skills and work ethic. * Must be a U.S. Citizen with the ability to pass CBP background investigation, criteria include, but not limited to: * 3-year check for felony convictions * 1-year check for illegal drug use * 1-year check for misconduct such as theft or fraud Desired Qualifications: * 5-10 years of DHS, DoD, or IC experience working in complex data environments, including the architecture and optimization of data schemas, petabyte-scale ETL, etc. * 5-10 years of experience applying a range of analytical techniques including statistical, geospatial, link, temporal, and predictive analysis, for DHS, DoD, or IC agencies * 3-5 years of experience building and implementing artificial intelligence, neural networks, deep learning, or machine learning capabilities in software applications in a national security or academic environment. * Experience in Continuous integration, Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) and DevOps processes and tools * Experience implementing or migrating to Cloud environments like Amazon Web Services (AWS) or Microsoft Azure. * Previous experience as an Enterprise-level Data Architect, Data Engineer, Data Scientist, or Data Analyst. * Ability to apply advanced principles, theories, and concepts, and contribute to the development of innovative principles and ideas. What we can offer you: At CACI, our philosophy of employee development and advancement rests on a cultural foundation of providing unlimited and equal opportunity for growth, recognition, and rewards. We provide the environment, support and responsive, available management to nurture and stretch your abilities. We also offer a career mobility program to make it easy to build a dynamic career at CACI and offer flexible work schedule arrangements to support work/life balance. * CACI has been named one of Fortune magazine's World's Most Admired Companies for 2022 * CACI also has more than 20 Communities of Practice to share and gain skills and knowledge regarding various technologies and topics including SAP, Salesforce, Agile Development, and many more. The associated Learning Academies provide training and certifications to gain additional skills and build your brand. * We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities * We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation's highest priorities * With over 25,000 employees worldwide, CACI has been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post * For over 55 years, the principles of CACI's unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success Company Overview: At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.